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South Parish Church is the oldest church in Andover -- organized as "Church of Andover," October 24, 1645.
South Parish Church is the oldest church in Andover. It was organized as "Church of Andover," on October 24, 1645.


'''Oldest Tombstone Inscription'''
'''Oldest Tombstone Inscription'''
* Oldest gravestone inscription is that of Mrs. Ann Blanchard, wife of Jonathan Blanchard who died on February 29, 1710
* Oldest gravestone inscription is that of Mrs. Ann Blanchard, wife of Jonathan Blanchard, who died on February 29, 1710
See [http://134.241.121.88/ipac20/ipac.jsp?session=1B38564T81390.12527&menu=search&aspect=subtab783&npp=25&ipp=20&spp=20&profile=man&ri=&term=richardson+andover+century+change&index=.GW&aspect=subtab783&term=&index=.AW&term=&index=.ET&term=&index=.SW&x=0&y=0#focus ''Historical Manual of the South Church in Andover''], (R285.8 Sou), page 125.
See [http://134.241.121.88/ipac20/ipac.jsp?session=1B38564T81390.12527&menu=search&aspect=subtab783&npp=25&ipp=20&spp=20&profile=man&ri=&term=richardson+andover+century+change&index=.GW&aspect=subtab783&term=&index=.AW&term=&index=.ET&term=&index=.SW&x=0&y=0#focus ''Historical Manual of the South Church in Andover''], (R285.8 Sou), page 125.


* First parishoner to die was Robert Russell, who died in 1710
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Revision as of 15:18, 28 July 2006

South Parish Church is the oldest church in Andover. It was organized as "Church of Andover," on October 24, 1645.

Oldest Tombstone Inscription

  • Oldest gravestone inscription is that of Mrs. Ann Blanchard, wife of Jonathan Blanchard, who died on February 29, 1710

See Historical Manual of the South Church in Andover, (R285.8 Sou), page 125.


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--Eleanor 20:25, February 2, 2006 (EST)